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A follow-up to the original Rolling Thunder, this is a "shoot-the-bad-guys-and-save-the-world" game. A terrorist group has taken out the world information flow and, as either a guy named Albert Ross or a woman named Leila, you must stop them. You can also get weapons that pack more of a punch than your ordinary hand gun. The original Arcade version of Rolling Thunder 2 supports two-player cooperative play.

The Genesis conversion is single-player only, but instead it introduces several new stages with new enemies and bosses. The original stages have been tweaked to provide more cover points and bonus items; also two new weapons were added - a laser and a flamethrower. The storyline cutscenes between the stages were expanded. This version introduces a password system that allows the players to continue from any previously visited stage.

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Rolling Thunder 2 Arcade Machine gun power
Rolling Thunder 2 Genesis Albert Ross, just another James Bond.
Rolling Thunder 2 Arcade Leila is a tough lady
Rolling Thunder 2 Arcade Intro

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Alternate Titles

  • "RT2" -- Common abbreviation
  • "ローリングサンダー2" -- Japanese spelling

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Rolling thunder-- a nice little game Genesis paul cairey (359)

Critic Reviews

Computer and Video Games (CVG) Genesis Jan, 1992 92 out of 100 92
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Genesis Dec 10, 2003 9 out of 10 90
Sega Force Genesis Jan 14, 1993 90 out of 100 90
Play Time Genesis Jul, 1992 82 out of 100 82
Sega-16.com Genesis Jul 26, 2004 8 out of 10 80
Nintendo Life Wii Dec 08, 2007 8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars8 Stars 80
Mag'64 Wii Jun 30, 2010 7.25 out of 10 72
Power Play Genesis Mar, 1992 71 out of 100 71
Eurogamer.net (UK) Wii Dec 08, 2007 7 out of 10 70
IGN Wii Jan 14, 2008 6.5 out of 10 65

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